Types of arthritis, such as rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and posttraumatic arthritis, affect the feet and cause difficulties in walking. Arthritis inflammation of the foot and ankle is because of the many joints present. There is no definite cure for arthritis, but the available treatments relieve symptoms and slow progression. Many patients have managed to lead fulfilling lives through arthritic foot pain relief, and they have remained active after proper treatment.
If you have questions about caring for arthritis of the foot or ankle, reach out to a foot specialist for his/her expert advice. Feel free to contact our office to make an appointment with our podiatrist. Our foot and ankle doctor, Dr. Ejodamen Shobowale, will provide you with the care you need to keep you pain-free on your feet.